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ForexTime Market Analysis Team

ForexTime are well known for being experts in the Forex industry and our market research team regularly publishes market commentaries to update traders on the latest market opportunities and help fulfill trading strategy potential. The market research commentaries written by the FXTM team are frequently picked up and referenced by the world's leading media publications and can also be seen as part of the company's continued commitment to furthering the education of traders globally. Follow Jameel Ahmad, our Chief Market Analyst on Twitter at Jameel_FXTM and check out all our research articles here.

Research Team

Jameel Ahmad
VP of Corporate Development & Chief Market Analyst (286 Topics)

Jameel Ahmad is the Vice President of Corporate Development and Chief Market Analyst at FXTM. Since joining the company in May 2014, Jameel has played a key role in building the international profile of the company. He currently leads the implementation of FXTM’s internal and external communications strategy, as well as the development of the company’s market research team in his role as Chief Market Analyst. read more...

Hussein Sayed

Hussein Sayed
Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA) (569 Topics)

Hussein Al Sayed has nearly 14 years of experience in the Financial Markets. He is best known for his role as an anchor at CNBC Arabia hosting the popular evening show, Bursat Al Alam. read more...

Yue Zhong
Market Analyst (249 Topics)

Yue Zhong is a market analyst at FXTM. Specialising in financial market research with a focus on China and the Asian markets, his areas of expertise include forex, precious metals, commodities and global stocks. read more...

Lukman Otunuga
Research Analyst (1151 Topics)

Lukman Otunuga is a research analyst at FXTM. A keen follower of macroeconomic events, with a strong professional and academic background in finance, Lukman is well versed in the various factors affecting the currency markets. read more...

Alex Gurr

Alex Gurr
Guest Analyst (638 Topics)

Alex Gurr has been studying the movements across the financial markets for a number of years and possesses over three years of work experience as an analyst in an international brokerage. Alex was raised in New Zealand and is also a former NZ CFA Research Champion for Massey University, where he also holds a BBS in economics and finance. read more...

Latest Market Research Articles

28 April @ 15:16 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Dollar pressured ahead of US GDP
The Greenback was vulnerable to heavy losses on Friday, with prices tumbling towards 98.80 as the mixture of soft economic data from the US this week, and rising uncertainty over Trump’s proposed tax reforms weighed on sentiment. Much attention may be directed towards the pending Q1 2017...
28 April @ 12:09 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Investors brace for GDP showdown
The market-shaking, risk-on rally displayed early signs of exhaustion during early trading on Friday, with global stocks on the retreat as geopolitical concerns kept investors anxious. Asian equities were vulnerable to losses amid the cautious trading sentiment, with negative momentum already...
27 April @ 14:42 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Euro steady ahead of ECB meeting
The EURUSD remained static during Thursday’s trading session, as investors remained on the fence ahead of the forthcoming European Central Bank meeting. With markets widely expecting the ECB to leave monetary policy unchanged in April, much attention may be directed towards Draghi’s...
Hussein Sayed
27 April @ 10:14 By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist (Gulf & MENA)
Unimpressed investors drag equities from all time high
Trump's big tax reforms and tax reductions on Wednesday proved to be not so big, at least from Wall Street’s perspective. U.S. equities shrugged off earlier gains after flirting with all-time highs, the dollar pared back some gains, and Treasury yields declined slightly from a two-week...
26 April @ 17:25 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
EURUSD dips below 1.09
The Euro was under pressure during Wednesday’s trading session with prices eventually dipping below 1.0900 as of writing. Although bulls remain somewhat in control on the daily charts, there is still a potential risk of the EURUSD tumbling lower if uncertainty heightens ahead of the second...
26 April @ 13:12 By Lukman Otunuga, Research Analyst
Sterling, Trump and Gold in focus
The Brexit-related jitters may return with a vengeance in the coming weeks if complications arise from the European Union government toughening their negotiation positions. Official Brexit talks have yet to commence, but the EU has already dished out fresh demands, focusing on residency rights and...

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